| Nov 25, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Frank Gehry and Related Cos. have kissed and made up. Now we'll see if city and county officials bless the reconciliation.
After soliciting plans from other architects in recent months, Related has put Gehry back in charge of the design team for a $650-...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 8:58 PM
As far as news releases go, the one the Los Angeles police union put out was highly unusual.
It dealt with Brian C. Mulligan, a Hollywood executive turned banker, who had been arrested by LAPD officers. In the news release, the union portrayed...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites, the 35-story landmark in downtown Los Angeles known for its revolving cocktail lounge, giant atrium and cylindrical glass towers, has long been a popular film location.
The movies "True Lies," "In the Line of...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 5:49 PM
The Torrance Marriott South Bay, a 17-story hotel next to Del Amo Fashion Center, has been sold to a Chinese real estate developer for $74 million.
Sichuan Xinglida Group Enterprises Co., which has built numerous mixed-use projects in mainland China,...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 6:17 PM
The Los Angeles Rams huddled inside the Dew Drop Inn Tavern. Though less than 48 hours remained until kickoff, the group of about 20 quietly agreed that it didn't want to play.
The pictures on the television in the bar were more captivating than the...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 8:53 PM
Had enough of Thanksgiving and Black Friday? Then head to the Mission Inn Hotel & Spa in Riverside on Friday where fresh snow, horse-drawn carriages, Santa Claus and the annual Festival of Lights will nudge you into the next holiday season.
| Nov 24, 2013
After exiting Interstate 80 in Auburn, Calif., about 30 miles east of Sacramento, I realized I had arrived in mining country. Within five or so seconds of leaving the freeway (watch for the hairpin turn), I was gawking at a larger-than-life statue of...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Can't decide where to stay? Compare hotel options against home and apartment rentals, B&Bs, hostels and more.
What it does: Puts all your accommodation options in front of you.
What's hot: When you type in your destination, a...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 5:53 PM
Cooking a full Thanksgiving meal is a lot of work. If you'd like someone else to worry about the cooking, here are some places that will be open and ready to serve Thanksgiving lunch and dinner.
33 Taps is offering a special "Next Day" turkey sandwich...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 11:02 AM
About a dozen people were arrested Wednesday when Los Angeles police raided a Westlake motel, authorities said.
A resident at the Royal Park Motel, at 1906 W. 3rd St., said he heard police breaking down a door about 7 a.m. and watched as officers served...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Down-and-out Nevada stars alongside two of the screen's best young character actors in "The Motel Life," a wintry story of life on the margins. The feature spikes its lonesome mood with shots of dry humor, animated sequences and flashbacks — at...